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The fun of it : random records of my own flying and of women in aviation

Author: Amelia Earhart
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Academy Press, 1977.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first woman to solo across the Atlantic recalls her youth, early encounters with flying, career as a pilot, and feminine pioneers in aviation.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937.
Fun of it
(DLC) 77016052
(OCoLC)3380392
Named Person: Amelia Earhart; Amelia Earhart; Amelia Earhart
Material Type: Biography, Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amelia Earhart
ISBN: 9780897337854 0897337859 9780897336581 0897336585
OCLC Number: 880579902
Notes: Reprint of the 1932 ed. published by Harcourt Brace, New York.
Description: 1 online resource (218 pages, 15 unnumbered pages leaves of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Growing up here and there --
Aviation and I get together --
When you learn to fly --
Joy hopping and other things --
Across the Atlantic with the friendship --
Vagabonding --
"What to do next?" --
Aviation as it is --
"Doc" Kimball --
Experimenting again --
Women and aviation --
We take to the air --
Some feminine flyers --
Twentieth century pioneers --
The first women aeronauts --
Air trails of the future --
Across the Atlantic-solo.
Responsibility: by Amelia Earhart.

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Autobiography of the famous flyer which describes her own ambitions to become a pilot and offers advice to others.  Read more...

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